World War II Newswire

World War II Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for World War II.

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  1. SIAF air fest was attended by 140,000 spectators, many pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Slovak Spectator

    ... commemorates the 71st anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising (SNP), one of the key moments in Slovakia's World War II history, when rebels in the Nazi-allied Slovak state stood up to the oppressive... SLOVAK race walker Matej TA3th (of VA C ...

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  2. Gaming in 2015 is all about movement The "LawBreakers" reveal made us ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | NewsNet5

    ... franchise "Call of Duty" franchise . Yeah, a series that started out with a focus on historic re-enactments of World War II battles now has you running on walls. And it's looking like when the fall rolls around, this trend is going to be cropping up ...

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  3. The Whole Bit About Windows 10 and Early VerdictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CMSWire

    ... the manufacturers of refrigerators lost contact with the heart of their public. Believe it or not, prior to World War II, there was a day when the refrigerator was considered the technological marvel of the consumer world. People who didn't even own ...

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  4. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Digital Trends

    ... a pair of single-player campaigns that alternately cast players as the American or Japanese forces during World War II. The game also includes a selection of online and offline multiplayer modes. Battlestations: Pacific will be available as a free ...

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  5. Company of Heroes 2 advancing to the Mac on Aug. 27Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | MacMinute

    Feral Interactive has announced that World War II real-time strategy game Company of Heroes 2 will be released for Mac and Linux via Steam on Aug. 27 with the Mac App Store version to follow shortly afterwards. It's developed by Relic Entertainment and published by SEGA for PC,.

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  6. Target drops pink for girls, blue for boys in toy department. Will the world end?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of toys resurgent in the last 25 years, as documented by US academic Elizabeth Sweet. It waned after World War II so that by the 1970s very few toys were marketed according to gender, Sweet's research revealed. "We've made great strides towards ...

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  7. Company of Heroes 2 advancing to the Mac on Aug. 27Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | MacMinute

    Feral Interactive has announced that World War II real-time strategy game Company of Heroes 2 will be released for Mac and Linux via Steam on Aug. 27 with the Mac App Store version to follow shortly afterwards. It's developed by Relic Entertainment and published by SEGA for PC,.

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  8. WWII veteran Dr. Justin ArataRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Editor's note: This is one in a biweekly series about World War II veterans and their experiences. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.

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  9. Homemade Games is proud to announce the release of Front Wars, a...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | PRWeb

    ... of Front Wars, a Turn-Based Strategy game for PC and Mac on Steam and Mac App Store. The game is set in a World War II universe, in which you get to play the Allies against Axis forces during great battles over Europe. You can challenge your friends ...

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  10. Never too early: Someone is already modding the unreleased Fallout 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Digital Trends

    ... or two after the reveal trailer came out," and he based the weapon's design on the iconic MG42 machine gun from World War II. "When I saw how all the weapons in the game can be modded into different variants, my jaw dropped," Zaccagnino tells ...

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  11. Watch This Cool 360-Degree Video Of F-22 Raptor Flying In Formation With P-51 MustangRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Ubergizmo

    Some of us will never cease to be amazed by airplanes, and it's good to look back at the past to remember some of the most iconic planes that have changed the course of aviation history. Aviation technology has come a long way since World War II but seeing a P-51 Mustang from around the time flying in formation with an F-22 Raptor is just cool on so many levels.

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  12. DC Universe Online The Bombshells Paradox DLC Released, New Screens UnveiledRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | GamersHell.com

    ... to battle the "Bombshell" Talia al Ghul. In her attempts to alter their timeline and change the outcome of World War II, "the Lady al Ghul" has created a tear in reality that must be fixed. Players must stop her and set the universe back on its ...

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  13. William Ellsworth "Dummy" Hoy: Baseball's Greatest Deaf PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Neatorama

    ... post-baseball career, Dummy was also employed working for Goodyear, supervising hundreds of deaf workers during World War II. In 1951, he became the first deaf athlete to be elected to the American Athletic Association of the Deaf Hall of Fame. In ...

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  14. World of Tanks deploys for free on Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Digital Trends

    Wargaming's free-to-play, massively multiplayer online action game World of Tanks is now available for the Xbox One, following up on a successful launch last year on the Xbox 360. Outfitting players with an array of World War II-era armored vehicles from America, Germany, and the Soviet Union, World of Tanks is a team-based shooter with strategic elements.

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  15. Ridgeside/Shepherd Hills Residents Honor Fallen Military Personnel And Their FamiliesRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the branches; if you attack one you attack all. My father served as a Marine in the South Pacific during World War II. As a child, he taught me the Marine Corps hymn. Tomorrow, one ... (click for more) The Marine Times has reported that Purple Heart ...

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  16. Mailbag: A veritable garden of gripesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    ... “Maybe Neil Armstrong or Buzz Aldrin. One of the true heroes of our country. Or maybe a general from World War II. I don't know if we have a school named after Patton or Eisenhower, but I would like to see one of those people honored.” ...

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  17. Bill Campbell Speaks At Photographic Society Aug. 20Read the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the branches; if you attack one you attack all. My father served as a Marine in the South Pacific during World War II. As a child, he taught me the Marine Corps hymn. Tomorrow, one ... (click for more) Long before high school football players were ...

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  18. 10 Best Jobs You Can Get Without a College DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Kiplinger Online

    ... earns 68% more than a worker with just a high school diploma. "Going to college has long been, since the end of World War II, the preferable path to the middle class," says Anthony Carnevale, director of the Georgetown University Center on Education ...

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  19. War without tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Boing Boing

    ... Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare was released. The market trend favored a shift for the shooter genre from World War II settings toward the present day, and the Call of Duty series began alluding to, even directly depicting, present-day American wars ...

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  20. Colleagues, friends remember retired judge's legal legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Township, Olszewski graduated from Wyoming Seminary in Kingston before being drafted into the U.S. Army during World War II. He attained the rank of staff sergeant while serving in the China-Burma-India theater of operations before returning from ...

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